information. but you know, advocates in the united states and around the world are going to be extremely concerned about this thinking it's another chip away into personal privacy in this cyberage. >> u.s. is not meant to monitor americans but if you're overseas, you're fair game, they're picking up -- vacuuming up all of this traffic, right? >> reporter: yeah, that's certainly part of the problem. the nsa
is not under law allowed to collect information on americans, but in this, you
know, again, in the cyberconnected world, overseas and nsa
freely admitted that there are times when they perhaps inadvertently, incidentally collect information on americans, not supposed to happen. as we talk about, you go on into the internet, click a few times, a commercial provider is recording the record of those transactions as well. we're getting into that age where concept of privacy's limited. >> forget about it.